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Leopard Films

Works: 7 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 339 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction television programs  Televised ballets  Filmed ballets  Cultural television programs  Documentary television programs  Television adaptations  Drama  Nonfiction films  Biography  History 
Classifications: GV1790.S8, 791
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Most widely held works by Leopard Films
Matthew Bourne's Sleeping beauty : Gothic romance by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choreographer Matthew Bourne returns to the music of Tchaikovsky to complete the trio of the composer's ballet masterworks. Bourne sets the Christening of Aurora, the story's heroine, in the year of the ballet's first performance: the height of the Fin de siecle period when fairies, vampires, and decadent opulence fed the gothic imagination. Years later, awakening from her century-long slumber, Aurora finds herself in the modern day; a world more mysterious and wonderful than any fairy story
Swan lake by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When it premiered at Sadler's Wells in 1995, Matthew Bourne's triumphant modern re-interpretation of Swan Lake turned tradition upside down, taking the dance world by storm. Now firmly crowned as a modern day classic, this iconic production is perhaps best-known for replacing the traditional female corps de ballet with a menacing male ensemble. Matthew Bourne blends dance, humour and spectacle with extravagant, award-winning designs by Lez Brotherston, to create a provocative and powerful Swan Lake for our times"--Container
Darcey Bussell : Darcey's ballerina heroines ; A ballerina's life( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British Prima Ballerina Darcey Bussell spent two decades at the top of the ballet world, becoming one of ballet's most famous faces. In Darcey's Ballerina Heroines, the changing role of the ballerina through time is explored. We encounter the challenges that Darcey's predecessors experienced; discover the women who broke the rules, and learn what it takes to be one of the greats. A Ballerina's Life shifts focus to Bussell herself. Accompanying clips detail some of her greatest performances as she talks about life at the top and reflects on her career from its earliest days
A beauty is born : Matthew Bourne's Sleeping beauty( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary follows Matthew Bourne as he attempts to re-interpret Tchaikovsky's The Sleeping Beauty from first workshops to final rehearsals with set and costumes. Matthew Bourne is Britain's most commercially successful choreographer. A virtuoso storyteller, he famously reimagined the traditional Swan Lake ballet with muscular male swans, instantly creating a worldwide hit. Now he is reinterpreting Tchaikovsky's The Sleeping Beauty. imagine... and Alan Yentob have exclusive access to the creative process, from first workshops to final rehearsals with set and costumes, and the programme revisits Bourne's many ground-breaking shows to chart his inexorable rise
The day the immigrants left( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evan Davis explores the effects of immigration in the UK by focusing on Wisbech, a town in Cambridgeshire. Since 2004 this once prosperous market town has received up to 9,000 immigrants seeking work, but nearly 2,000 unemployed locals blame foreign workers for their predicament. As an experiment, immigrant employees are temporarily removed from their jobs, and the work given to the local unemployed. Now the town's British workers have a chance to prove they can cope
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